Fundraising Archive

It’s #FundraisingFriday :: Please Donate to Your Favorite Nonprofit!

#FundraisingFriday is a campaign meant to inspire individuals to commit to donating at least $10 to one of their favorite nonprofits every Friday. First tweeted in May 2012 from @NonprofitOrgs, the hashtag has since then been tweeted and retweeted thousands of times. If you are a nonprofit, use

Free Webinar on February 27: 10 Online Communications and Fundraising Best Practices for NGOs

In honor of World NGO Day on Thursday, February 27, Nonprofit Tech for Good will be presenting a free webinar covering the top 10 online communications and fundraising best practices for NGOs. Date: Thursday, February 27, 2014 Time: 9am (New York City), 2pm (London), 5pm (Nairobi) Cost: Free Duration: 90 minutes

19 Holiday Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

As follow-up to 29 Online Gift Stores That Benefit Nonprofits, below are 19 nonprofits that are offering symbolic gifts and adoptions this holiday season. These gift programs are ideal for socially and environmentally conscious holiday shoppers that would prefer their spending directly empower nonprofits. They also make excellent

New Amazon Program Enables Shoppers to Easily Donate to Their Favorite Nonprofits

AmazonSmile is a new program that enables Amazon shoppers to easily donate 0.5% of their purchases ($.50 per $100 spent) to their favorite U.S.-based nonprofits. With $26.5 billion in sales projected for the fourth quarter for 2013 alone, up to $13.25 million in funds could be raised.

5 Mobile Fundraising Apps for Do-Gooders and Nonprofits

Since the launch of the iPhone on June 29, 2007 many mobile fundraising apps have been released, but few have been successful. Some apps were based on good ideas, but ahead of their time and others simply weren’t good enough to keep users interested. Six years later

29 Online Gift Stores That Benefit Nonprofits

UPDATED for 2016: 30 Online Gift Stores That Benefit Nonprofits ______________________________________ The National Retail Federation is projecting that the average American holiday shopper will spend on $738 this holiday season generating more than $602 billion in total sales. That’s a lot of consumer spending power that when

Five Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Must Prioritize the Mobile Web in 2014

The Mobile Web is often discussed as a future trend that nonprofits have time to prepare for, but the reality is that by the end of 2014, the majority of your supporters and donors will be viewing your website, email communications,  blogs, and social media content on smartphones